Top 10 stories of 2017

Our top stories, videos, and social media posts for 2017

Hundreds of story leads and ideas are submitted throughout the year to the Employee Communications team regarding employee accomplishments, County initiatives and priorities, and how the work of employees helps to protect the beauty of our region and enhance the lives of the 2.1 million people who call King County home.

We invite you to revisit the top 10 stories of 2017; you just might run into a story about yourself, your colleague or your department, and as always, submit your story ideas to

10. KCIT WannaCry Ransomware Update

9. Guidance for promoting access to benefits and services for immigrants

8. All Are Welcome Here: How a statement of King County commitment became a sign for every work site